Compressor or Mpeg Streamclip at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > Apple / Mac Post Production Solutions > Final Cut Suite

Final Cut Suite
Discussing the editing of all formats with FCS, FCP, FCE


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old October 14th, 2009, 03:10 AM   #1
Trustee
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Australia
Posts: 1,321
Compressor or Mpeg Streamclip

Compressor is taking so long to compress 4 segments, 5 minutes each of Sony HD EX1 720p footage I'm now looking at mpeg Streamclip. Compressor is saying 17hrs.
I have rendered out to QuickTime files from the time line which are all in their native 720p settings. My normal path is render from the timeline to Compressor but I’m running out of time to go back to this work flow.
I was thinking of getting Mpeg Steamclip to render these files out to SD 16:9 Pal progressive Apple uncompressed and then import these into Compressor where Compressor can handle a two pass encode to format some DSP files for an encode to DVD. Is this a good Idea or am I wasting my time and losing quality on the way.

Need some advice from Mpeg Streamclip users for this or anyone else.

Thanks
Simon Denny is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

Professional Video
(800) 833-4801
Portland, OR

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Z.G.C.
(973) 335-4460
Mountain Lakes, NJ

Abel Cine Tech
(888) 700-4416
N.Y. NY & L.A. CA

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > Apple / Mac Post Production Solutions > Final Cut Suite

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



Google
 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:02 PM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2017 The Digital Video Information Network